Five 'bouts', two fights, lots of farce as Sushil is champion again
The three wrestlers who conceded matches to him might have felt they were offering tribute to his status in the wrestling pantheon, but they denied him a chance to stake his claim in the manner he truly deserved.
Father's modest business driving Divya's wrestling career
As Divya Kakran went about winning her first national title, her father sold merchandise at the stadium -- just the way it has been since she started wrestling. Today, they both realize the value of Suraj Kakran's contribution.
Sushil at Wrestling Nationals in bid to revive international career
Sushil Kumar is participating at the Senior Wrestling Nationals, where he is expected to face little competition, in order to be considered for international events. Also present was Narsingh Yadav, who, banned for doping, cut a contrasting figure.
Sushil returns for another shot at glory
With an eye on possibly competing at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, double Olympic medallist Sushil Kumar is set to take part in his first competitive wrestling bout after three years, at the nationals in Indore.
Sonam wins gold at World Cadet Wrestling Championship
Indian wrestler Sonam Malik won a gold medal in the 56kg category at the World Cadet Wrestling Championship in Athens, Greece.
Lack of practice, stability add to India's wrestling woes
After a disappointing run at the Wrestling World Championships, Indian wrestlers find themselves in a puddle amidst heavy criticism and lack of stable guidance.
Wrestling Worlds: Limited exposure, underwhelming Sakshi lead to women's failure
The limited exposure the Indian women's team received this year, coupled with Sakshi Malik's underwhelming performance in a first-round exit, led to the end of India's women's freestyle campaign at the World Wrestling Championships.
Bajrang eyes history; Sakshi and Vinesh return at Worlds
Bajrang Punia could become India's first multiple medallist at the Wrestling World Championships in Paris, where Vinesh Phogat and Sakshi Malik will also eye podium finishes.
Sushil's Moscow gold and a Budapest triple
With the World Wrestling Championships about to get underway in Paris, here is a recollection of all of India's 11 medals.
National-level wrestler dies of electrocution
National-level wrestler Vishal Kumar Varma died due to electrocution while pumping out water from the inundated Jaipal Singh stadium in Ranchi on Tuesday.
ESPN.in's Season 1: Tumultuous, unforgettable
Ali and Aizawl, Roger and Rio, Sakshi and Sindhu. Our first year was like a greatest hits package but now we're ready for the second-season syndrome.
Moulded in mud, Divya Kakran ready to take down the world
With a silver medal from the Asian Championships, 19-year-old Divya Kakran has the world at her feet. That wasn't the case 12 months ago, when an injury threatened to bring an end to her entire wrestling career.
Asian C'ships takeaways: Youngsters step up, women excel
The 10 medals won at the Asian Championships calmed some of the concerns around the health of Indian wrestling but the men slipped and selection issues resurfaced.
India end Asian Wrestling Championship with 10 medals
India finished their Asian Wrestling Championship campaign on a resounding note, with Sumit winning a silver medal in the 125kg category on the concluding day of the continental event.
Asian success makes Bajrang aim for a world medal
With the Asian Championships gold reaffirming his quality, 22-year-old Bajrang Punia is already looking forward to a repeat performance at the World Championships in August.
Bajrang Punia wins gold at Asian Wrestling Championship
Bajrang Punia provided India's first gold medal at the Asian Wrestling Championship as he posted a come-from-behind victory over Seungchul Lee of Korea in the men's 65kg freestyle category.
Vinesh and Sakshi impress on international return
After winning silver at the Asian Wrestling Championships on Friday, Vinesh Phogat and Sakshi Malik are looking to go one better at the World Championships.
Sakshi, Vinesh win silver at Asian Wrestling Championship
Sakshi Malik bagged a silver medal for India in the ongoing Asian Wrestling Championship after losing to Japan's Risako Kawai in the final of the women's 60kg category.
Asian Wrestling Championships: Anil Kumar, Jyoti win bronze
Anil Kumar and Jyoti won bronze in the Greco-Roman 85kg and women's 75kg category respectively at the ongoing Asian Wrestling Championships on Thursday.
With fear gone, 'hungry' Vinesh raring for return to competition
Vinesh Phogat has rid herself of the fear she felt after her injury in Rio and is glad to compete, yet hungry again for success, at the Asian Wrestling Championships, writes Jonathan Selvaraj.
Nuanced and layered, hard to disentangle using mere cinematic smoke and mirrors, Sushil v Narsingh is less blockbuster movie, more a novel.
The Sushil-Narsingh-WFI story, explained.
John Brewin reviews the eight matches that ultimately doomed Louis van Gaal's tenure as manager at Manchester United.
The sport and media landscape has changed so much that we may never have definitive voices like his ever again.